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Lest We Forget Battlefield Tours (Flanders)

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Worth a visit and quiet walk around

Went as a coach tour and the guide was informative about everything. We spent 2 hours wandering... read more

Reviewed October 29, 2018
Angie and Spenc... Y
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Ryde, United Kingdom
Excellent

We had an excellent experience with them. Melina handled our booking with friendly professionalism... read more

Reviewed October 9, 2017
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Private battlefield pilgrimage and touring. Maximum of 4 fee paying persons per tour group.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Gezelleplein 6, Ieper (Ypres) 8900, Belgium
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+32 478 35 52 65
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Reviewed October 29, 2018

Went as a coach tour and the guide was informative about everything. We spent 2 hours wandering around looking at the history and reading names of the fallen and missing. If you like military history, this is a must do. Plenty of sites in the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed June 27, 2018

Brilliant place to visit and very informative and moving. Plenty of things to read and very informative. Wheelchair friendly with large shop and cafe

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed October 9, 2017 via mobile

We had an excellent experience with them. Melina handled our booking with friendly professionalism. Chris brought not only knowledge but passion to the tour. He said they are retiring soon. If so, their contribution will be missed. We were honored to meet him.More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Chris L, Manager at Lest We Forget Battlefield Tours (Flanders), responded to this reviewResponded October 17, 2017

Thank you and very much appreciated! We are now indeed retired and look forward to the next chapter of our lives however, we will always miss our clients wherever they may be. Just so pleased we were able to rise to the challenge in preparing...More

Reviewed August 27, 2017

My wife and I have had the good fortune to have been take on a tour of the Ypres salient by Chris. Looking through the reviews, two words stand out, they are knowledge and passion, and that is what you get from Chris, in spades....More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Chris L, Manager at Lest We Forget Battlefield Tours (Flanders), responded to this reviewResponded October 17, 2017

Wow! Delighted and honoured to receive a trip adviser review such as this but really, this was only made possible due to your dedicated interest and passion to learn more on your relative's WW1 service. So proud we were able to rise to the challenge...More

Reviewed August 16, 2017

First time/tour in Ieper and cannot have asked for a better experience. Chris provided an excellent tour, specialised on our Australian backgrounds and exhibited an outstanding wealth of knowledge on all facets of the Great War. If searching for a tour of Ieper, and you...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Chris L, Manager at Lest We Forget Battlefield Tours (Flanders), responded to this reviewResponded August 19, 2017

Thank you for your positive and warm review Alex. Absolutely delighted we were able to rise to the challenge. Lest we forget!

Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

This tour was so fantastic. Our guide, Chris, was so knowledgeable and informative. Cannot recommend enough.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Chris L, Manager at Lest We Forget Battlefield Tours (Flanders), responded to this reviewResponded August 19, 2017

And such dedicated clients you were both were Hugo! We can only rise to the challenge if inspired by our clients and both of you certainly achieved that. Well done and thank you!!

Reviewed August 8, 2017

We found the tour that Chris gave us extremely interesting and informative and very moving. The background research was excellent and the overall picture that was painted was very personalised to our requirements.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Chris L, Manager at Lest We Forget Battlefield Tours (Flanders), responded to this reviewResponded August 19, 2017

Thank you for your positive and warm review Fiona. Both myself and Milena were absolutely delighted with your commitment which assisted us greatly. Even guides and managers require inspiration and your input certainly achieved that. Thank you!

Reviewed July 9, 2017

Thank you so much Chris for our very eventful afternoon following in the footsteps of our two great uncles who died near Ieper 100 years ago and to you Melina for all your wonderful research and for the photos of our Menin Gate ceremony. Your...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Chris L, Manager at Lest We Forget Battlefield Tours (Flanders), responded to this reviewResponded July 21, 2017

Hi Di G. Thank you for your salutary and detailed review. Very much appreciated and we are delighted we were able to rise to the challenge. Wishing you the very best of luck with your quest and please keep us informed if any positive developments...More

Reviewed June 10, 2017

You can't go to Ieper and not have a tour Lest We Forget this was our 5th time to Ieper and our 5th tour this one was regarding the Tank Action around the city I knew when I booked it , it would be good...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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richard d, Manager at Lest We Forget Battlefield Tours (Flanders), responded to this reviewResponded June 12, 2017

Such loyalty and trust offered by our wonderful clients. If we are able to satisfy and achieve multiple repeat clients then without doubt, then surely this must be considered as hard evidence that we are able to rise to the challenge time after time. We...More

Reviewed May 28, 2017

Amazing 4 hour trip with Chris. Learnt so much more about the retreat to Dunkirk and the brave rearguard actions fought by our brave Soldiers. Will definitely book with Lest we Forget again

Date of experience: May 2017
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richard d, Manager at Lest We Forget Battlefield Tours (Flanders), responded to this reviewResponded May 31, 2017

Such a positive review and we hope it assists others who are considering to book such a battlefield tour or pilgrimage with our company. Thank you!

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Cas43
September 28, 2016|
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Response from richard d | Property representative |
If during working hours, most enquiries receive an answer on the day however if during busy periods such as we are currently experiencing then we respectfully request you have patience. All enquiries receive responses asap.
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Please contact the dedicated last post association in Ypres.
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